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A Nanotube Space Elevator

Grades: 6-12
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In this video adapted from NOVA scienceNOW, explore the potential of carbon nanotubes, whose strength and unique properties make them useful for a variety ...

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NOVA scienceNOW: "Space Elevator"

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Adapted from NOVA scienceNOW: "Space Elevator." Third party materials courtesy of Jason Saunders, NASA, Rohan De Silva, Time Warner, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, University of Wollongong, Ray Baughman, Alan Chan/The Dave School.

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